Strategic Communications Coordinator

Key Role:

Designs, develops, produces, and consults on a variety of internal and external communications materials and media. Coordinate across Combatant Command and Component staffs and battle rhythms to identify and coordinate key leader and senior leader engagement communications strategies. Applies advanced consulting skills or extensive technical expertise to plan and produce messaging products with a focus on providing senior leader decision support for joint, interagency, and multinational engagements. Apply advanced consulting skills to enable the detection and mitigation of adversary malign influence. Develop innovative solutions to complex problems. Work without considerable direction. This position requires international and domestic travel.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of experience with strategic messaging, social media campaigns, crisis communication, community engagement, media operations, public speaking, web management, or multimedia production 
  • Experience with the US military or Department of Defense (DoD) at the Combatant Command Level
  • Experience in operating in a multinational environment and working directly at a strategic-level staff with foreign partner and Allied militaries 
  • Experience with providing decision support at the Flag, General, or SES level
  • Experience with information operations, public affairs, and the Joint Function of Information (JFoI)
  • Experience with presenting to senior level audiences and representing clients at various meetings, conferences, seminars, and other events
  • Experience with providing innovative recommendations for key leader engagements, public messaging, private messaging, and other messaging endeavors to reach local, national, and international audiences
  • Ability to travel to international and domestic locations, as needed 
  • TS/SCI clearance required
  • BA or BS degree 

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with planning, coordinating, and executing joint or multinational operational planning teams, working groups, and conferences 
  • Experience with executing military planning processes
  • Experience as an Information Operations Officer or Civil Affairs Officer
  • Experience with developing communications strategies, talking points, and other communications products in support of senior leaders at the Combatant Command level
  • Knowledge of photojournalism, graphic design, or videography in an overseas environment 
  • MA or MS degree 
  • Defense Information School (DINFOS) training 

Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and will need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS-SCI clearance is required.

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